Total passenger traffic - which includes both Aer Lingus and its regional subsidiary - was down 2 per cent with the airline carrying 627,000 passengers in February

(...) points to 69.2 per cent. Short haul load factor rose 1.6 percentage points to 70.3 per cent, while long(...)

 Apple: planning a giant €850 million data centre in Athenry, Co Galway.

(...) presence of the leading technology companies here“It’s long-haul stuff,” says Mortell. “Any site that we(...)

The food producers recognised at the  Irish Food Writers’ Guild Awards. Photograph: Paul Sherwood

(...)’ markets but if you are in for the long haul, it’s jolly hard work. It’s not a hobby so you have to love it(...)

Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al Baker said on Wednesday that the airline  would like to increase its stake in IAGat a later date. (Photograph: Axel Schmidt/Reuters)

(...) receive seven more this year, he said. It has ordered 80 of the long-haul jet, which is designed to(...)

Every passenger that departs from a UK airport must pay Air Passenger Duty (APD) although rates vary depending on the destination and ticket class, most people currently pay £13 on the price of a short-haul ticket.

(...) direct long haul flights from the North to the Northern Ireland Executive and the air tax was abolished(...)

Taking flight: There is something sad about the prospect of Aer Lingus flying the nest. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

(...) increase in long-haul passenger revenue. Is it worth mentioning an emotional, or even nostalgic attachment(...)

In-flight: the standard advice is to go for full-bodied wines with low acid and plenty of ripe fruit. Champagne and other sparkling wines taste better, as the bubbles stimulate our senses (although they also increase the speed at which we ingest alcohol). Photograph: Thinkstock
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Sitting in economy on a long-haul flight recently,I had, as everyone does, the suspicion that(...)

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Cullen was working as a long-haul flight attendant for Aer Lingus, mostly on the Los Angeles and New York(...)

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(...) settled down again at the 2015 Digital Media Awards it didn't take long to establish that Ireland(...)